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Old November 16, 2012, 10:53 PM   #8076
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Registered back in 09, but, have not been around. Thought it may be wise to re-introduce myself. Looking to move towards CCW cert and researching which hand guns to look into. Good to be back!!
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Old November 17, 2012, 09:45 PM   #8077
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just found this place .thought i would give it a try,i like any thing that goes bang
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Old November 18, 2012, 03:42 PM   #8078
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Hello,

I like hunting, fishing and pretty much anything to do with guns.

Thanks,

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Old November 18, 2012, 05:47 PM   #8079
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Hi Everyone

Got tired of lurking and thought i could throw my 2 cents in to some of the threads on the board.

Thanks!
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Old November 18, 2012, 06:29 PM   #8080
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just wanted to take a minute to say hello to all. i am mostly into rifles and reloading but also shoot pistols. i live in central florida and am an avid shooter.
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Old November 19, 2012, 01:34 AM   #8081
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Gun enthusiast and avid hunter....

Hello everyone, my name is freddie. I am an avid outdoorsman, hunting and fishing. I live in marion county.
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Old November 19, 2012, 01:04 PM   #8082
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I am a new Member. I like all kinds of shooting events. I shoot Black powder Revolvers and Rifles. I also have a colt 45 lc revolver and shoot that a lot .Also, I have a Ruger Old Army and I shoot it with blackpowder and with the 44, cal cylinder. gotta love it.
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Old November 19, 2012, 11:43 PM   #8083
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New kid

Hello, I just found this page and it looks like a good one. I love guns, my grandson loves guns. AR 15, building a 50 Beowolf right now. barrel should be in tomorrow. Big guns are my bag. 500 S/W 454 ruger, ect.
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Old November 19, 2012, 11:44 PM   #8084
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welcome to the high road
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Old November 19, 2012, 11:50 PM   #8085
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Thanks, gotta learn how it all works.
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Old November 20, 2012, 12:39 AM   #8086
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Lurker now member

Hello from the Bluegrass State. I am a sport shooter and have joined after being refered here on many searches. Too much good info not to join.

I like semi autos best. Not afraid of polymer. Glock, Kel-Tec. Tried and true Ruger,S&W,Colt,Remington. I love some for pure function, some for the form and function like the 1911. I love reading about and seeing unusual firearms.

Looking forward to joining some of the great discussions here. Thanks for the great info I've found here for years.
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Old November 20, 2012, 02:44 AM   #8087
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Greetings from another medic!
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Old November 20, 2012, 06:31 AM   #8088
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Keep in mind that this board can be addicting...
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Old November 20, 2012, 06:42 AM   #8089
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Welcome!

Stumbled in here 6 yrs ago, haven't missed a day since.

Read all the rules, and stickies and you will be fine. A fine bunch of people to hang out with, and a great place to contribute, teach and learn.
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Old November 20, 2012, 06:19 PM   #8090
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New from Charlotte, NC.

Hi guys. I'm new here, from Charlotte, NC. I look forward to enjoying the forums.

Thanks,
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Old November 20, 2012, 09:52 PM   #8091
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Greetings from Virginia. I am new to desert eagles. Any help, especially 41 would be great
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Old November 20, 2012, 09:53 PM   #8092
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RipCMoredog is a tribute to my late husband

I am a 47 yr old female that has almost always had a gun as an adult. Never anything special just something for protection if needed. Have a gun charge in the state of TX for carrying a handgun without a license and that was a plea. Only charge ever and it was 3 years ago. Like to collect research and sell old guns. Like to learn about all guns I find it very interesting.
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Old November 22, 2012, 01:20 PM   #8093
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New guy here. I keep finding great information on here so I figured I should join.

I'm an equal opportunity gun enthusiast but the older historical stuff and anything hunting related are what seem to maintain my interest.
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Old November 22, 2012, 09:37 PM   #8094
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Hey all, Tom here signing in from Canada. Contrary to popular belief shooting sports have a healthy and enthusiastic population here in the great white north!, (although we are quite stifled by archaic laws made by liberal idiots).
I don't discriminate, I enjoy all things that go bang!
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Old November 23, 2012, 07:55 PM   #8095
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Hello everyone, just wanted to stop in and introduce myself. Live right outside of Birmingham, AL. I have found alot of great information from this site. Love hunting, fishing, cars, etc. Just getting into reloading and have learned a lot just off this site.

Thanks Michael
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Old November 23, 2012, 10:43 PM   #8096
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Hello! I am Nebeel's wife. He got me started on this crazy ride so I'm here to learn as much as I can.
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Old November 23, 2012, 11:31 PM   #8097
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Hi guys,

Name's Tom. Complete noob, but doing my best to learn what I can as quick as I can. Been lurking here and on a few other boards (TFL, Shotgun World, etc). I live in a gun unfriendly state, but my CCL is pending (should be another week or two). I'm currently researching my first gun (or two) purchase. Most likely a 9MM semi-auto and a shotgun. I'm looking for HD/SD and probably some kind of sport shooting (trap, skeet etc).

Looking forward to learning from all of you.

-Tom
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Old November 26, 2012, 08:51 PM   #8098
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SoCal New Member

I'm a 40 year old male that, up until recently, had zero exposure to the gun world. Never shot a gun and to be honest, I was scared to be around them-City Life that grew up with hippie parents will do that I guess.

My 14 year old son seems to have a fascination with weaponry so I decided 6 months ago to address my fears so that I can make sure my son is learning proper safety techniques as well as finding a new way of bonding with my boy who's now a teenager and growing up before my eyes.

After passing the CHSC, I went out to a range and I'm happy to say that we're both hooked.

I'm hoping to get valuable information on safe practices as well as suggestions on where my son and I can continue improving our target skills in Southern California
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Old November 26, 2012, 10:00 PM   #8099
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need info regarding barrell length

hey everybody,,, nice to be here with you...just reading some 5 yr old threads online regarding gun stuff made me feel I was back at the rifle club I used to belong to,,,good feeling...so I just signed up a few minutes ago...
I am looking hard at some bolt guns thinking I want one... One used 40XBR I found in .308 with tactical stock really appeals to me but then I found out it has a 16" barrel with a 1 in 9 twist!!!! why on earth would anyone want to do that to a long range weapon???
In reading the older threads I think to reach 1,000 yds it needs to be at least 20" ....is this correct???
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Old November 26, 2012, 10:49 PM   #8100
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Im 14. I deer hunt in northern wisconsin. my deer rifle is a savage 111 30-06 with a vortex crossfire ii 3-9. I also have a rem. 1100 12 Ga.
I came to this forum because im looking to get into varmint/predator hunting and also longer range target shooting.
Primarily looking to get into a .223 bolt action for these hobbies.
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